Many accurate 1921 census transcriptions have already been added to the pub history site, including London, and parts of Middlesex. If you can contribute to the site, send me some details to Kevan, along with some description of the specific property.

Equitable, 13 Dorset Street, St John, Westminster

At 18 Upper Dorset street in 1861 and at 18 Dorset Street by 1891

Westminster St John index

Historical London public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels.

Residents at this address.

19th March 1856/ John Edward Humphreys (new license) /../../../ The Era *

25th May 1858 / License transfer from John Edward Humphreys to William Spires /../../../ The Era *

1861/William Spires/Licensed Victualler/48/Pavenham, Bedfordshire/Census
1861/Jane S Spires/Wife/38/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1861/Lydia Spires/Daughter/16/Shipton, Gloucestershire/Census
1861/Jane J Spires/Daughter/12/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1861/Sarah A Spires/Daughter/10/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1861/Emma Spires/Daughter/2/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1861/Fanny A Spires/Daughter/10 months/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1861/Eliza Webb/Cook/18/Purley, Essex/Census
1861/Eleanor West/Nurse/25/Wandsworth/Census
1861/William Sprawls/Barman/18/Chatham, Kent/Census
1861/Edward Hoddinitt/Potman/19/Somerset/Census

28th Jan 1862 / License transfer from William Spires to Lutje Otten /../../../ The Era *

28th Jan 1862 / License transfer from William Spires to Lutje Otten /../../../ The Era *

28th March 1866 / License transfer from Lutje Otten to Mary Manby /../../../ The Era *

My 3rd Great Grandfather who, according to the 1871 census lived on Dorset Street, and underneath the address is The Equitable. By the 1881 census, he is at the Paulet Arms, Camberwell. ***

6th Aug 1867 / License transfer from Mary Manley to Acton Francis Phillips /../../../ The Era *

1869/Acton Phillips/../../../Post Office Directory

1871/Acton F Phillips/Licensed Victualler The Equitable/41/Christchurch, Hampshire/Census ***
1871/Matilda Phillips/Wife/41/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1871/Matilda Phillips/Daughter/18/Pimlico, Middlesex/Census
1871/Acton Phillips/Son/17/Pimlico, Middlesex/Census
1871/Emily Phillips/Daughter/5/Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1871/Francis Phillips/Son/4/St Johns Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1871/Rosina Phillips/Daughter/6 months/St Johns Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1871/Elizth Biggs/Domestic Servant/18/St Johns Westminster, Middlesex/Census
1871/Rosina Roberts/Nursemaid/16/St Johns Westminster, Middlesex/Census

1881/Jessie Hornby/Publicans Wife/46/Scotland/Census
1881/Joseph Fish/Nephew/13/Horton Pagnel, York/Census
1881/Solvina Mary Fish/Niece/11/Horton Pagnel, York/Census
1881/Henry Leonard/Barman/26/London, Middlesex/Census
1881/Geo Thos Davis/Barman/17/Hoxton, Middlesex/Census
1881/Isabella Cuthbert/Cook/56/Perth, Scotland/Census

1882/Harry Thomas Brown/../../../Post Office Directory

1891/Edward James Vorley/../../../Post Office Directory

* Provided By John Hills

*** Provided By Anthony Phillips

And Last updated on: Thursday, 11-May-2023 18:28:05 BST